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Pit Chat: FOM stir up the Kubica pot

<b>Now that was more like it. The Bahrain Grand Prix had just about everything, including Formula One Management subtly getting on board the Robert</b> …

Auto Racing

How to Hack Wi-Fi: Stealing Wi-Fi Passwords with an Evil Twin Attack

While Wi-Fi networks can be set up by smart IT people, that doesn't mean the users of the network are similarly tech-savvy. We'll demonstrate how an …

White Hat

MIT's AlterEgo headset can read words you say in your head

When you think a sentence in your head, your brain sends signals to your mouth and jaw. MIT Media Lab's headset reads those signals with 92 percent accuracy.<p>I don't want to alarm you, but robots can now read your mind. Kind of.<p>AlterEgo is a new headset developed by MIT Media Lab. You strap it to …

MIT Media Lab

20 Things Every Man Should Have In His Wardrobe

The essential building blocks of your personal style<p>The list of basic essentials that should constitute the wardrobe of every stylish man is not particularly long. From simple (yet high quality) shirts to perfectly cut chinos, to the one suit you have no excuse not to own; here, we've selected the …

Men's Fashion

Learn How to Fold a World-Record-Setting Paper Airplane

Growing up with six brothers, John Collins got really good at folding paper planes.<p>"Anything you can beat your siblings at is good," he says.<p>But he …

Demonstration

30 Books You Should Read at Least Once in Your Lifetime

There’s nothing quite as satisfying as settling down with an exhilarating new read on a rare day off. But while we’re always on the hunt for brand new books to binge-read, there are certain literary staples that every bibliophile should read at least *once* in their lifetime — plus, it doesn’t hurt …

Books

6 Unexpected Benefits of Learning a New Language

If you’d like to pursue a fresh creative outlet but feel less than inspired by more traditional options like nail art, hand lettering or experimenting with new dessert recipes, have no fear! In addition to being super useful in all of your epic adventures around the world, learning a language is …

Language Learning

Earth has a brand-new continent called Zealandia, and it's been hiding in plain sight for ages

Kids are frequently taught that seven continents exist: Africa, Asia, Antarctica, Australia, Europe, North America, and South America.<p>Geologists, who look at the rocks (and tend to ignore the humans), group Europe and Asia into a supercontinent — Eurasia— making for a total of six geologic …

Earth Science

Everyday Miniature life by Tatsuya Tanaka

Do you like photography and miniature scenes? You have come to the right place. And you will certainly enjoy Japanese artist Tatsuya Tanaka's work. …

Super Mario Adventure: The Kotaku Review

This is a Mario game, but it’s not a Mario <i>video game</i>. It’s a ball puzzle/game/thing I got for my kid for Christmas, and we haven’t been able to stop …

Retrogaming

Interactive periodic table finally clues us in to what elements are used for

Looking at the periodic table, most of us have no issues identifying the use of certain elements. Sodium, carbon, nitrogen, oxygen and others are no-brainers but what about the less talked about elements.<p>Seriously, do you know what Vanadium is used for? How about Polonium? Of course you don’t. …

Chemistry

28 Underused Words You Really Need To Start Using

From absquatulate to vituperative, via Word Warriors.<p>For more underused words, visit the word warriors site.

15 of the best video games you may have missed in 2016

These Photorealistic Images Were Created Using Unreal Engine

Electronic artist and game designer Noisestorm crafts lifelike landscapes for his own album art.<p>Dublin-based electronic artist Noisestorm a.k.a. Eoin O’Brion splits his days between making electronic music and working on game development. Of late, O’Brion’s 3D computer-generated designs have been …

Game Development

12 of the Best On-Board Videos from the Nurburgring Ever

It doesn't get much better than this.<p>If you love the Green Hell like we do, then these videos are a must-watch. Here are some of your favorites.

Sports Cars

When your client finally comes to the conclusion you’ve been trying to lead them to all along

Google 'illegally took content from Amazon, Yelp, TripAdvisor,' report finds

FTC report claims Google ‘harmed consumers and competitors’. But the lawsuits it suggested never materialised<p>Google manipulated its search results to promote its own services over those of rival websites in ways that led to “real harm to consumers”, a previously unpublished report by American …

Obama Administration

Facebook plans to add third-party apps to Messenger

Facebook Messenger is slated to get a big overhaul.<p><i>Mashable</i> has learned Facebook plans to announce that it's opening up Facebook Messenger to …

PlanetF1

Caption Competition 71: Alonso and Button · RaceFans

It’s Caption Competition time again and as it’s launch season we’ve got another F1 driver wielding a smartphone.<p>This time it’s McLaren returnee …

The Sleep Schedules Of 27 Of History’s Greatest Minds

The science of sleep and its glorious effects on creativity, productivity, and sanity gets a lot of press these days. That said, the sleep habits of some of your favorite writers, musicians, and artists may surprise you a little.<p>The bedtimes and rising times of history’s greatest minds are …

Genius

27 Musicians And Their Hits Reimagined As Buildings

What if you could live inside your favorite songs, from “Bohemian Rhapsody” to “Space Oddity?”<p>A beloved album can turn into a sonic home of sorts, and provide a measure of comfort that trumps an actual living space. Now we have a mash-up of both: In his new illustration series, “Archimusic,” …

Weird

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Creativity

Oakland: the city that told Google to get lost

Highly paid employees are pushing up rents near the tech giant's California headquarters, forcing locals out and destroying communities, say activists. Now Oakland's residents are fighting back – hard. But are they too late?<p>• Oakland: from gritty to gentrified – in pictures<p>If pushing your enemy …

WRC Rally GB: Sebastien Ogier ends VW's dominant year with victory

Sebastien Ogier claimed his first win on Rally GB to cap a phenomenal comeback season for Volkswagen in the World Rally Championship.<p>The Frenchman …

Motorsport